Bill threatens Medicare quality contractors

Young, Jeffrey
August 2007
Hill;8/8/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 97, p13
The article reports that the proposed bill of U.S. Senate Finance Committee ranking member Chuck Grassley is threatening medicare quality contractors in the country. The bill will deprive the contractors of their current authority to investigate and consult complaints about medical providers. The bill will give the beneficiary complaint process responsibility to the Medicare Provider Review Organizations (MPROs).


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